Support Worker - Waking Night

Ty Coch - Aberdare - Rhondda Cynon Taf - CF44 9TB

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Description

Would you like a rewarding role in Social Care?

You will be making a world of difference in a world of uncertainty, Social Care is an industry where you will always be appreciated.

Support Worker Waking Night

Location: Ty Coch – Aberdare – Rhondda Cynon Taf (CF44)

Hours: 37.5pw

Pay: £8.91 Pr Hr

Females Only

We have an exciting opportunity for a Waking Night Support Worker to join our brand new spacious Supported Living Service which consists of six individually accessible flats based in Aberdare. We provide support to individuals with learning disabilities, enduring mental health needs and social difficulties.

We are seeking a mature, experienced female waking night support worker that has the ability to adapt well in any challenging setting.

The people we support are at the heart of everything we do - they are wonderful individuals and deserve to be treated with respect, dignity and choice.  Our main priority, therefore, is to find support workers with values, behaviours and attitudes to match our own.

Could this be you?

Our services operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and many of the people we support require support during the night.

You will be expected to ensure people are supported to gain a good night’s sleep, monitoring any concerns in relation to disturbed sleep patterns and follow relevant support plans designed to promote sleep and wellbeing.

You will focus on ensuring the environment at night is safe and contributes to ensuring people are comfortable at night.

Your shifts will be allocated on a rota basis, and will include weekends and bank holidays as required.

Please note our Waking Night Support Workers are required to remain awake and vigilant throughout their night shift, even breaks.  You will be required to check on residents as required by their care plans, and provide any support needed.  Sleeping on duty is not permitted at any time.

If you would like to know more details about the role please click the job description below.

Work with us!

Achieve together want you to have fun at work and make things happen for the people we support. We value everyone and we want brave people to help the people we support work towards achieving independence and reaching their goals. We are one of the UK’s leading providers of support for people with learning disabilities, autism and associated complex needs.

What experience do you need?

Level 2 in Health and Social care and a basic level of English and Math is required.

Additional qualities include being:

  • Patient
  • Understanding
  • Respectful
  • Caring & Compassionate
  • Considerate
  • Reliable

At Achieve together, some of our most successful applicants have experience in  Social Care, Mental Health Support Worker, Care Assistant, Outreach Support Worker, Carers, Care Workers, Domiciliary Care Workers, Health Carers, Health Care Assistants, Residential Care Workers.

We welcome applicants from the NHS, and the Public or Private Healthcare sector.

We are also recruiting individuals with Retail & Hospitality, Travel & Tourism, Sales & Administration, Ex-Forces & Aviation as well as Customer Service experience.

To take the first step in making a difference, apply today!

Protecting you:

Achieve together are committed to supporting our staff teams, and take effective measures in ensuring infection control and risk of transmission of Covid -19 are in place. Our staff are provided with full PPE, inclusive of Hand Sanitiser, Masks, Gloves, Apron and Shoe Covers (where appropriate).

As a Support Worker you will hold "Keyworker" status, be part of regular PCR testing as well as having access to the appropriate vaccine.  Please contact Achieve together for more information.

What are the Benefits?

  • Structured and supported induction to get you off to a flying start, including welcome days hosted by your Operations Director
  • Career development pathways to support you to explore your potential and achieve your ambitions
  • Fully funded qualifications to support your professional development
  • Full ongoing learning and development opportunities by our in-house team and external specialists
  • Discounts platform for permanent staff, including gift cards, discount codes and other benefits
  • Pensions – we contribute to your retirement fund
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • Long Service, Employee of the Month and Annual Staff Awards
  • Lots of opportunities to attend company-wide activities and days with the people we support
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) for help with financial, physical and mental wellbeing
  • DBS checks and clearances paid for by Achieve together

Want to know more?

Call us on 08081961416 or email us at careers@achievetogether.co.uk or find us on Facebook.

*We reserve the right to close this advert before the closing deadline if we interview and offer the right candidate. Apply now to avoid disappointment.*